Merkel begins visit to Israel with Iran, Palestinians on agenda

FILE PHOTO: German Chancellor Angela Merkel arrives for the weekly cabinet meeting at the Chancellery in Berlin, Germany, October 2, 2018. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel began a visit to Israel on Wednesday, with Iran’s nuclear ambitions and the Israeli-Palestinian conflict among issues on the agenda in talks with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Merkel and Netanyahu did not make any statements after her arrival in Jerusalem. They were due to hold talks after dinner […]

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